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Commercial and Industrial Designers

Develop the ideas for manufactured products, such as cars, appliances, and toys.

Quick Facts


Above the statewide median
$38.93 / hour    Read more about wages


Below statewide average
Growth rate:  5.6%    Read more about outlook


Bachelor's degree is typically required.

On the Job:

Typical Work Tasks
  • Collaborate with others to develop or refine designs.
  • Conduct market research.
  • Develop artistic or design concepts for decoration, exhibition, or commercial purposes.
  • Develop promotional strategies or plans.
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Job Title Examples:

Design Engineer
Product Designer
Product Engineer

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